'''Epic Games, Inc.''' (formerly '''Potomac Computer Systems''' and later '''Epic MegaGames, Inc.''') is an United States|American video game development
company based in Cary, North Carolina
, partially owned by Tencent
. Founded in 1991, they are best known for their Unreal Engine
technology, which has powered their popular in-house ''Unreal (video game series)|Unreal
'', ''Gears of War
'' and ''Infinity Blade
'' series of games.
It is the parent company of game developer Chair Entertainment
, and also owns game studios in Seattle
, and Seoul
. Key developers at Epic Games include chairman, CEO and technical director Tim Sweeney (game developer)|Tim Sweeney
, and lead programmer Steve Polge
. Jerry O'Flaherty
was the studio art director from 2003 to 2007. Chris Perna has been the art director since O'Flaherty's departure from the company....